20 years on, the nation mourns the loss of Dodi Al Fayed


On the 20 year anniversary of his death, Britain’s everywhere have been remembering the loss of Egyptian film producer, Dodi Al Fayed.

Fayed’s death came as a massive shock to the people, and has become one of those timely moments where people remember where they were when they heard the news.

Local singer, Elton John was trying to relaunch a flagging pop career when he heard the sad news about Dodi’s car accident, in a Paris tunnel.

‘I was a good mate of Dodi’s at the time. We would often go to the chippy together; share a tub of gravy,’ said Elton.

‘I really wanted to sing at his funeral, but I had another gig booked in at the time,’ added Elton.